Duration 2h 53m
Distance 84 miles
Average price £50
Frequency 19/day

Trip overview

The average train between Berwick-Upon-Tweed and Carlisle takes 2h 53m and the fastest train takes 2h 12m. There is a train service every few hours from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to Carlisle. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Newcastle upon Tyne

  1. Berwick-upon-Tweed
  2. Newcastle
  3. Carlisle
2h 29m
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£13 - £72

Berwick-Upon-Tweed to Carlisle train times

Trains run hourly between Berwick-Upon-Tweed and Carlisle. The earliest departure is at 07:09 in the morning, and the last departure from Berwick-Upon-Tweed is at 20:46 which arrives into Carlisle at 10:22. All services require a transfer at Newcastle and take an average of 2h 53m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to Carlisle. However, there are services departing from Berwick-upon-Tweed and arriving at Carlisle via Newcastle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 29m.

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The distance between Berwick-Upon-Tweed and Carlisle is 71 miles. The road distance is 84 miles.

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Berwick-Upon-Tweed to Carlisle train services, operated by LNER, depart from Berwick-upon-Tweed station.

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Berwick-Upon-Tweed to Carlisle train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Carlisle station.

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What companies run services between Berwick-Upon-Tweed and Carlisle?

You can take a train from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to Carlisle via Newcastle in around 2h 29m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to Carlisle via Galashiels, Transport Interchange in around 4h 36m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Ave. Duration
6 times a week
Estimated price
£18 - £25
Bus operators
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£7 - £9
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£8 - £12

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